Adan G. Vega

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Immigration Attorney in Houston, TX

Law Offices of Adan G. Vega & Associates, PLLC
 | 122 Tuam Street, Houston, TX 77006
Phone: 713-527-9606
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004, 2006 - 2014
Licensed Since: 1979
Practice Areas:
  • Immigration: Business
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Board certified in immigration law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, attorney Adan G. Vega has more than 37 years of legal experience. He has lectured at conferences of the American Immigration lawyers Association (AILA) and The University of Texas on immigration issues. Mr. Vega has presented testimony before a United States House of Representative Committee on the Judiciary/Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees and International Law, has served as legal counsel for several foreign governments in the United States, and received a special service award by the Refugee Services of the United States Catholic Conference for outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the newcomers in our midst.

Mr. Vega is the founder of the Houston firm Law Offices of Adan G. Vega & Associates, PLLC, where he has dedicated his practice of law to the area of immigration and nationality law.

 
Practice Areas
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Immigration (100%): Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Focus Areas

Immigration: Asylum, Naturalization & Citizenship

Selections

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Super Lawyers: 2004, 2006 - 2014

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About Adan Vega

Admitted: 1979, Texas

Professional Webpage: adanvega.com

Honors and Awards:

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Board Certified in Immigration and Nationality Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization-Texas State Bar

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member, American Immigration lawyers Association (AILA), 1982
  • Member, Texas State Bar Association, 1979
  • Board Director, Vice President, and President of the Camara de Empresarios Latinos of Houston (CELH)
  • President of Consejo Hispano from 1987-1988
  • Founder and an Initial Director of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce in 1984
  • Co-Chairmen, Texas Chapter Conference in in 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2004
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
  • Member, Immigration & Nationality Law Section, State Bar of Texas

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • AVVO Clients Choice Award for three consecutive years after responding to 23,000 immigration law inquiries by the general public., 2015
  • Member of the Mayor's (Houston, Texas) Advisory Committee On Immigrant & Refugee Affairs (2002-present)

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • wrote "The E Visa Classification" for the AILA Paralegal Guide, author , AILA, 2015
  • Lecturer, Immigration Issues,  The University of Texas, August 23, 1988
  • Lecturer, Immigration Issues, American Immigration lawyers Association, August 23, 1988
  • Associate Editor since 2002 to 2009 of the publication " Visa Processing Guide" published by AILA., American Immigration Lawyers Association

Verdicts and Settlements:

  • Lead counsel in Noe de Jesus Gonzalez- Garcia v. R. Gonzales US Attorney General, 431 F3d 324   , 2005

Other Outstanding Achievements:

  • 10.0 AVVO rating, 2015

Newsletters:

  • Our law office publishes a quarterly newsletter covering immigration related issues. A subscription is available to the public for free.

Educational Background:

  • J.D. University of Texas at Austin, 1979
  • Rice University, B.A., 1976

Industry Groups

  • Independent School Districts
  • Oil And Gas
  • Restaurant Associations
  • Small Business Associations
  • Office Location for Adan G. Vega

    122 Tuam Street
    Houston, TX 77006

    Phone: 713-527-9606

     

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    Last Updated: 9/18/2017

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